Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
is a city rich in historical landmarks that attracts visitors from all over the world. The Nothberger Castle is one of the most famous sights in the city. It was built in the 14th century and served as a protective castle for the population. Today, it is a popular destination and offers a breathtaking view of the city.
The main parish church of St. Peter and Paul is another highlight in Eschweiler
. It was built in the 12th century and is an impressive example of Romanesque architecture. The church also houses some valuable works of art, including a Madonna from the 14th century.
For religious visitors, the pilgrimage churches of St. Cäcilia and St. Blasius are also of interest. The St. Cäcilia Church was built in the 17th century and is known for its beautiful frescoes and paintings. The St. Blasius Church dates back to the 15th century and houses a statue of Saint Blaise, who is considered the patron saint against throat diseases.
Some mills and villae rusticae from Roman times have also been preserved, providing insight into the life of the Romans in Eschweiler
In addition to historical landmarks, Eschweiler
also has many cemeteries, including two Jewish cemeteries and the Weisweiler Memorial Cemetery as well as Hehlrath.
For nature lovers, there are several smaller parks with monuments such as Stadtgarten as well as mammoth trees in Propsteier Wald. Cultural monuments such as the abandoned Bongart estate and Kinzweiler Motten Mühlenbongert and Kalvarienberg are also worth a visit.
A special tradition in Eschweiler
is planting wedding trees. Every year, 30-40 of these trees are planted to commemorate couples' weddings.
If you are looking for a place to stay during your visit to Eschweiler
, we recommend Hotel Haus Broichtal
in Alsdorf. The hotel
is located in a quiet area and offers free Wi-Fi as well as a large terrace overlooking a lake. The bright country-style apartments are cozy and offer everything you need for a pleasant stay.
offers a variety of sights for visitors and locals interested in history, culture, and nature. Whether you want to visit historical landmarks or simply stroll through the parks, Eschweiler
has something to offer for everyone!
*This text has been compiled and rewritten from various sources. Unfortunately, errors and mistakes cannot be completely ruled out. Please understand if there is an error or if a sight is a bit further away. For your travel planning, please also consider other sources. Of course, we will correct any errors immediately. Feel free to send us an email with your correction suggestions. We would be very grateful for that.